DION PHANEUF RUMORS & GOSSIP
Dion Phaneuf is a mighty big man, standing 6-foot-3 and weighing in at 214 pounds. When the Toronto Maple Leafs star really lays into it and delivers a check, undoubtedly it is not pleasant to be on the receiving end. Usually, that fate is suffered only by opponents, but on Tuesday, Phaneuf inadvertently delivered a […]The post Dion Phaneuf trucks teammate James van Riemsdyk while...
Toronto Maple Leafs captain Dion Phaneuf went to lay out San Jose Sharks forward Patrick Marleau when Marleau moved at the last second. Phaneuf had already left his feet, so it was too late to change his plans, and he leveled his teammate James van Riemsdyk. JVR would return to the game later on, but Phaneuf may want to think twice before playing wreckless like this again.
If James van Riemsdyk did not play for the Toronto Maple Leafs, Dion Phaneuf would probably be facing a fine and/or suspension from the NHL. Phaneuf lowered his shoulder and unloaded on the head and neck area of van Riemsdyk on Tuesday night. Phanuef is van Riemsdyk’s teammate. Obviously, the hit was an accident. Phaneuf […]
The Toronto Maple Leafs were dominated by the San Jose Sharks on Tuesday night in a 6-2 loss, and it might have been because the Sharks had a secret sniper embedded in the Maple Leafs’ roster.
In an admirable effort to prevent the Sharks from scoring a goal, Leafs defenseman Dion Phaneuf laid out a body check that knocked his target off his feet. The only problem was that the player Phaneuf ...
Toronto Maple Leafs captain Dion Phaneuf threw the biggest hit of the night in Tuesday’s slate of NHL action. Unfortunately for Phaneuf, the victim on the receiving end happened to be his own teammate.
The intended recipient was Sharks forward Patrick Marleau but Phaneuf completely failed at lining up the hit on Marleau and wound up delivering a high hit on JVR, who was shaken...
James van Riemsdyk takes a big hit from his own teammate, Dion Phaneuf.
Here is the hit and below, Phaneuf talking about it after the Leafs' 6-2 loss to San Jose.
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Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Dion Phaneuf delivered a huge hit during the third period of Tuesday night's game against San Jose, but unfortunately it was on his own teammate.Phaneuf was trying to knock Sharks center Patrick Marleau off the puck with an open ice hit. However, not only did he miss Marleau completely, but he laid out Leafs teammate James van Riemsdyk with a shot...
The Maple Leafs have to pretend their ugly loss against the Florida Panthers on Tuesday didn't happen.
They have little choice.
"The way the schedule is, I have said it all along, you have to move forward very quickly," captain Dion Phaneuf said.
"We know we got outplayed. We're not happy about it. We know we have to be better and we expect to be better...
The Toronto Maple Leafs have signed captain Dion Phaneuf to a seven-year deal, keeping their 28-year-old defenseman around through the end of the 2020-21 season.
The deal is reportedly worth $49 million, according to TSN.
Phaneuf has four goals and 11 assists this season, and leads Toronto in ice time with more than 24 minutes per game.
The Leafs scheduled a news conference for...
Via AP on Fox
December 31, 2013
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Toronto Maple Leafs captain Dion Phaneuf was named to the All-Star Game on Thursday, but one might understand if he isn't willing to flash a smile.
Phaneuf took a puck to the side of the face in the waning moments of Thursday's 4-0 triumph over the Winnipeg Jets.
The 26-year-old defenseman, who had an assist earlier in the contest, was lying in a pool of blood just outside...